Director: Yasuzo Masumura
Masumura's incredible debut sent shockwaves through Japanese cinema.
A dark and provocative tale of of a brief, doomed love affair between two adolescents.
Japan. 1957. B&W. 74 mins.
Masumura Collection trailer reel
Suzuki Collection trailer reel
"A powerful, irresisitible force has arrived in Japanese cinema." Nagisa Oshima